We have been following the COVID-19 developments closely. Benchmark Environmental is considered an “Essential Business” and an “Essential Business Supplier” under the Order of Health for the County of Santa Clara US and the Department of Homeland Security. At this time, we are still open and operational.
Open & Taking Precautions
We remain available 24 hours a day at 1 (800) 988-7424 Ext 4 and have normal business hours during the week. Our office staff is working remotely with a seamless transition and our inspectors are available to finalize projects, clear units, conduct inspections, etc. The inspectors are also taking additional personal protective equipment measures to protect you and themselves and we ask that when we are in a unit or at a site, the occupants temporarily vacate in order to create the required social distance.
COVID-19 Information & Updates
- CDC Coronavirus Information
- World Health Organization COVID-19 Updates
- California Department Of Public Health COVID-19 Updates
- WorldOMeter Reported Cases
- DIY Coronavirus Home Disinfecting
- White House: Opening Up America Again
We have required our team and encourage our clients to utilize N95 Respirators in an effort to reduce the spread of COVID-19.
General Cleaning Recommendations
During this time we are encouraging not only our staff but the community to take extra measures when cleaning and disinfecting their households. We have compiled some general sanitation recommendations for your convenience.
- Benchmark’s COVID-19 General Cleaning Recommendations
- EPA’s Guidance For Cleaning & Disinfecting Public Spaces
- EPA’s Cleaning & Disinfecting Infographic
- Proper Disposal Of Personal Protective Equipment
Post Cleaning Surface Testing
Benchmark Environmental can perform post cleaning COVID-19 surface testing for Businesses and Commercial Properties in the San Jose, CA Area. If you are interesting in this service, please contact us for more details and scheduling.
There are now two required safety protocols for the 6 Bay Area counties for the construction industry. These protocols are effective as of May 4th, 2020.
Stay Safe & Healthy
We hope everyone stays safe and healthy during this time. We are all in this together and we will come out the other end stronger and smarter. Be kind and patient with each other and keep your family, friends, and loved ones protected.